Support Event

Fields 4 Valor DEUX

November 21,2020 10:00 AM-01:00 PM

Mission

Fields4Valor

14411 Baden Westwood Rd
Brandywine, MD

Event Overview

Join The Mission Continues DC at the Fields 4 Valor Farms PART DEUX in Brandywine, MD. Fields 4 Valor Farms is in a veteran led nonprofit farm that grows a free weekly farm share (consisting of fresh vegetables, honey, eggs, etc) for veteran families facing food insecurity and homelessness in the DC Metro Area. Fields 4 Valor Fields delivered roughly 1,000lbs of fresh vegetables, eggs, and honey to veteran families living in DC in 2020. TMC volunteers will assist Fields 4 Valor setting up the new field, fall clean up (landscaping), installing outside the coop egg access. 1. Opening up .75 acres of new crop space for 2021. 2. Streamlining efficiencies in our egg production. 3. End of season land maintenance and transition unusable space into food production space. Family is welcome however, you must watch your children while on site.

What To Wear

Warm weather clothing for outside work. This is a working farm boots are recommended.

What to Bring

Mask and work gloves, we will provide additional PPE as needed.

Parking

Parking on site

Inclement Weather

Work will be competed rain or shine

Washington, DC Platoon

Event Contact:  David DuBois
ddubois@missioncontinues.org
(703) 408-6447

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